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It’s with a heavy heart that I report Kangol Kid has passed away after battling stage 4 colon cancer

The legendary rapper and member of the Brooklyn Hip Hop group UTFO was first diagnosed in February 2021.

Kangol Kid, real name Shaun Fequiere, went on to share his journey of battling cancer with various updates on his surgeries, hospital stays, and photos from visits received from his legendary Hip Hop friends and family. 

He wrote:

Hello my Friends, Family, Fans and Followers. You’ve been incredible during my ordeal and have given me a sense of unimaginable comfort. This has led me to feeling obligated to share my journey with you. Thank you for sharing your worthiness with me. I [email protected]%ING LOVE YOU FOR LOVING ME!!!!! I promise to keep you posted.

See a few posts below.

From his classic records like “Roxanne, Roxanne” to his infectious smile… Kangol Kid will be sorely missed and never forgotten.

He is survived by his four beautiful children and a host of family and friends who will forever cherish him

Rest in paradise.